Reading Comprehension Practice – Part 3

Directions: In this test you will read several passages. Answer all the questions that follow by encircling the correct answer.


Passage C

    1. In the year 1799, an officer of the French Army was stationed in a small fortress on the Rosetta River, a mouth of the Nile, near Alexander, Egypt. He was interested in the ruins of the ancient Egyptian civilization, and had seen the sphinx and the pyramids,